Democrats Zero In on Kavanaugh’s Defense of Presidential Power

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www.nytimes.com—Democrats thought the weakness of a Supreme Court nominee would be health care and abortion. Then came Brett M. Kavanaugh’s writings on shielding presidents from investigation.

Kavanaugh’s views on presidential powers could be flashpoint. WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s past writings that a president should not be distracted by lawsuits and investigations could become a flashpoint in what’s already shaping up to be a contentious confirmation…